Last year’s mortgage rule changes are clearly impeding young buyers from breaking into the housing market, according to one veteran, but there is an even larger obstacle in the way
New legislation introduced in Manitoba is good news for buyers of condos but may cause concern for sellers.
Brokers have reported an increase in inquiries from clients since the Bank of Canada rate change, which has provided an opportunity for industry players to extoll the benefits of working with a mortgage broker – and explain the fine print on mortgage documents that many bankers may overlook.
The level of mortgage debt in Canada has sparked furious debate among industry professionals about qualification standards for mortgages.
Peter Forbes outlines the latest best practice tips for introducing new starters to your workplace.
There is new concern over the level of household debt in Canada.
Capital Economics’ David Madani is predicting a sharp drop in property prices in Calgary.
Owners of some of the most expensive properties in Calgary are keen to sell rather than risk a downward spiral of their homes’ values.
Buildings made from prefabricated wooden components could be the future for large constructions.
The voices predicting a further Bank of Canada rate cut have become a chorus, with another bank stating it believes the central bank still has additional basis points to slash.
Canadians are increasingly taking on more debt to afford larger and more expensive homes, but in which province are homeowners particularly indebted?